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Comcast Earnings Buoyed by Growth in Business Services, Internet Customers

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported second-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday. The cable operator posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.76 on revenues of $16.84 billion. In the same ...
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FoxNews.com, USAToday.com Top List of Internet News Sites

FoxNews.com and Gannet Co. Inc.'s (NYSE: GCI) USAToday.com topped a new list of customer satisfaction among news and information sites from a new survey. The results from the new American ...
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Netflix Earnings Less Surprising Than Its Stock Reaction

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has reported its earnings for the second quarter of 2014. On first look, the earnings looked more or less in-line with expectations. We just highlighted a ...
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Credit Suisse Highlights Top Video Game Stock Picks

Credit Suisse has issued an upgrade on its coverage of online video games. The report was out from analyst Stephen Ju on Monday, a day ahead of earnings from video ...
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Netflix Earnings Preview: Goldman Sachs Bull vs. Barclays Bear (Updated)

This story has been updated to signal whisper numbers and secondly to refer to the formal earnings report. Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is supposed to report earnings on Monday ...
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‘Purge’ and ‘Sex Tape’ May Take Weekend Box Office Lead

The highly successful "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" will have competition for the top box office spot this weekend. The movie was released by Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. ...
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Time Warner-Fox Deal Raises Other Media Merger Possibilities

Reports Wednesday morning that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) made an $85 per share offer to acquire Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) sent shares of Time Warner soaring in ...
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Disney, Paramount, Sony Pictures In Play Due to Time Warner/Fox

Reports that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) made an $85 per share offer to acquire Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) have sent shares of Time Warner soaring Wednesday morning. ...
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FCC Names Power Lineups to Review Big Media Mergers

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has named its investigative teams to review whether or not the massive media mergers that have been announced are actually in the public interest -- ...
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Top Internet and Social Media Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014

If one sector stands out as still having incredible growth potential for 2014 and beyond, it is the Internet and social media stocks. While 2013 was marked by surging performance ...
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‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Expected to Be Next Blockbuster Movie

As the movie industry claws to match last year's total revenue, each week's major releases become essential building blocks toward that $10.9 million. The next film that has a chance ...
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‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Takes Weekend Box Office Lead

"Transformers: Age of Extinction," which took in $100 million at the box office to hold the top spot last weekend, is well ahead in the race for the top spot ...
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Holiday Weekend Movie Box Office Could Be Another Win for the Transformers

Heavily anticipated movies are not on tap for the coming, long Fourth of July holiday weekend. Moviegoers are presumably busy barbecuing and shooting off fireworks on Friday, and after last ...
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Eastern Seaboard on Fourth of July Watch for Tropical Storm (or Hurricane) Arthur

It is July 2, and we now have our first confirmed and named tropical storm of 2014 -- Tropical Storm Arthur. On top of this being the first named storm ...
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King Goes From Mere Volatility to Major Volume Spike

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) seems to be running on up and up, and shares are back near a post-IPO high. Monday's gain was massive, up at 14.5% at $20.45 ...
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